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8 June 2021
Could your smart watch alert you to risk of sudden death?
Scientists develop a new algorithm that could allow wearable technology to warn those at risk of dangerous heart rhythm changes.
7 June 2021
Procedure using ultrasound energy found to treat high blood pressure
A minimally-invasive procedure that targets the nerves near the kidney has been found to significantly reduce blood pressure in hypertension patients.